New York, News, TPS

Comments by Trump Spur ‘Get Out the Vote’ Movement in NY Haitian Community

Roughly 5,000 people gathered in the heart of New York City on Jan. 15 to denounce President Donald Trump’s categorization of Haiti as a “shithole.” In the days following the president’s alleged remarks, a back and forth ensued between Republican and Democrat lawmakers over the exact verbiage that was used in the closed-door meeting. However, the particularities of the offensive sentiment didn’t matter for the Haitian community.

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Jan. 19, 2018